Victim Services or Victim Service Provider Law and Legal Definition

According to 42 USCS § 13925 [Title 42. The Public Health And Welfare; Chapter 136 Violent Crime Control And Law Enforcement Violence Against Women], the term "victim services" or "victim service provider" means a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization that assists domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking victims, including rape crisis centers, domestic violence shelters, faith-based organizations, and other organizations, with a documented history of effective work concerning domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking.